Saniya Anklesaria is an Indian actress and dancer. She is known for her role as Max, a little girl in the popular Disney Channel show ‘The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir.’ She has appeared as a child actor in many Bollywood films, Indian television shows and commercials.
Saniya Anklesaria was born on Sunday, 30 September 2001 (age 20 years; as of 2021) in Mumbai. She has studied at PG Garodia School (ICSE) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. She pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Business Systems (CSBS) at SVKM’s Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, India. Saniya participated in Raell Padamsee’s seven-day acting workshop, on completion of which she got her first television commercial at the age of six. After this, she got to sign many television commercial projects.
Saniya Anklesaria’s childhood picture
Height (approx.): 5′ 2″
Weight (approx.): 45 kg
Hair Colour: Medium Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Figure Measurements (approx.): 30-26-28
Parents & Siblings
Her father’s name is Pramesh Anklesaria and her mother’s name is Anjali Anklesaria.
Saniya with her parents
Saniya has marked her performance as a child actor in many films such as ‘Rowdy Rathore’ (2012) in which she played the role of Inspector Vishal Sharma’s daughter, in ‘Raanjhanaa’ (2013) as (young) Zoya Haider, in ‘Life’s Good’ (2018) as Mishti, and in ‘Bombairiya’ (2019) as Alice D’Mello. Saniya Anklesaria has been featured in short films as well. She appeared as the leading child in the short film ‘Yellow Umbrella,’ Aaliya in ‘A Quiet Noise,’ and Minnie, a daughter of the main characters in ‘Aatankwadi Uncle.’
Saniya has been featured on the Disney Channel’s ‘The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir’ as Max and on the show ‘Best of Luck Nikki’ as Guri Malhotra; the shows are the Indian adaptions of the American shows ‘The Suite Life of Zack and Cody’ and ‘Good Luck Charlie’ respectively. She has been associated with other tv shows, such as SuperCops vs Super Villians (2015) and Crime Petrol.
Saniya in ‘The Suite Life of Karan & Kabir’ as Max
Saniya Anklesaria in ‘Best of Luck Nikki’ as Guri Malhotra
Commercial and Print Advertisements
Saniya has been a part of many commercials for different brands broadcasted nationwide such as Brookebond Red Label, Chevrolet Cars, Dabur Honitus, Dabur Honey Squeeze, Fortune Oil, and many more.
- She has been featured in almost sixty television commercials and print advertisements nationwide.
- She has been a Public Relations Executive at the MUN Society of Mukesh Patel School of Technology, Management & Engineering, a constituent school of SVKM’s NMIMS, Mumbai (July 2019 – July 2020).
- She has been one of the Organising Committee Members of MUMBAI MUN (2019-2020).
- She has been a student of Shiamak Davar’s dance company and Brian’s Academy of Dance in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
- Saniya has been a Jury Member of the Film Festival To Go (FFTG) Awards, an international event to provide a digital platform for storytellers and filmmakers to showcase and brand their films.
- She has various technical skills such as Web Development, Python (Programming Language,) R (Programming Language,) SQL, Java, Cloud Computing, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Algorithms, and Neural Networks.
- Saniya has a keen interest in dancing and content writing.